Disease Information for Scabies

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Bathing-suit skin area rash/lesions
Beltline Rash
Distribution/umbilicus waist area lesions
Erythematous, crusted papule
Excoriations
Flea-bitten rash pattern/sign
Genital rash/lesion
Groin lesion
Grouped Lesions Rash
Lower abdomen/buttock/thigh rash
Lower trunk lesions/skin
Multifocal skin lesions
Nocturnal pruritis
Papulopustular Rash
Papulosquamous Lesion
Papulosquamous rash
Perineal/groin lesions
Pruritic/itching rash
Pruritis Itching
Pubic area Pruritic rash
Pustular rash/Pustules
Rash
Rash fades rusty/new spots occur/relapsing
Rash hand/foot areas
Rash on hand/finger
Rash scrotum
Rash with puncta/bites
Rash/lesion nipple areas
Rash/lesion wrist areas
Rash/lesions finger webs area
Scaling/Skin finding
Vesicular rash
Weeping rash Axilla/Groin areas
Genital Erosions
Genital Skin Lesions
Penis Rash
Scrotum rash/dermatitis
Rectal pruritis
Red Vulva Lesion
Vaginal Discharge in Prepubertal Girl
Vulva itching
Vulva rash/dermatitis
High risk sexual behavior/unprotected promiscuous
Genital Sore/Ulcer
Eye brow lesions
Clinical Presentation & Variations
AIDS with Dermatologic disorder
Presentation/ Papular Rash Face Upper Arms
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Acute only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Exposure Factors
Exposure/Clusters of cases in a short time
Exposure/Epidemiologic specific setting/exposure
Established Disease Population
Patient/Sexual transmitted disease
Patient/Gay bowel syndrome
Patient/Immune compromised/Immune suppressed
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Population/Street people/Homeless
Young Adult
Occupational Factors
Occupation/Laundry worker
Event, Activity, Behavioral & Seasonal Factors
Event/Community clusters/family members also ill
Lifestyle/Crowded/unhygienic living conditions
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Adult/all
Population/Child
Population/Children/all
Population/Old child
Population/Young adult
Laboratory Tests
Microbiology & Serology Findings
Microlab/Sarcoptes scabiei mite isolation
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Eosinophiles (LAB)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Atopic allergic disease
Chickenpox (varicella)
Chronic hives/urticaria
Contact dermatitis
Dermatitis herpetiformis
Eczema/Dermatitis, atopic
Hidradenitis suppurativa
Impetigo/Pyoderm
Insect Bites
Pagets disease/nipple
Pediculosis capitis
Pediculosis pubis
Pruritis ani
Associated Disease & Complications
Anogenital pruritis syndrome
Eosinophilia Hypereosinophilia
Pruritis ani
Pruritis vulvae
Scabies
Urticaria/hives
Vulvovaginitis/girl (prepubescent)
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Arachnid infestation/effect
AGENT/Contact/cutaneous/portal of entry pathophysiology
AGENT/Disease transmitted sexually/potential
AGENT/Infestations/arthropoda (category)
Class
CLASS/Pediatric disorders (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Arachnid/infestation
Process
PROCESS/Infection/agent specific (category)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Ivermectin (Mectizan)
Definition

A contagious cutaneous inflammation caused by the bite of the mite SARCOPTES SCABIEI. It is characterized by pruritic papular eruptions and burrows and affects primarily the axillae, elbows, wrists, and genitalia, although it can spread to cover the entire body.

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